I’ve got some encouraging news with this Marriott Hawaii hotel worker strike update 2. Officials with Unite Here! Local 5, Marriott, and Kyo-ya Hotels and Resorts are going to meet.
And another one bites the dust. Following JetBlue and the US Big 3, Alaska Airlines increases checked bag fees too. That leaves Hawaiian Airlines as the last one not to raise fees. I mean, there’s Southwest too, but they won’t charge fees. And airlines like Sun Country don’t count, right?
Recently, I went over the state of credit card award travel to Hawaii in the post-Korean Air environment. Things aren’t as good as they used to be, but there are still good values around. But then, Amex made a massive update to the Gold Card. So, it’s time for another Hawaii credit card award travel […]
I love a good steak. But, in my opinion, finding a place that makes perfect steaks can be difficult; especially since I’m pretty good at cooking steaks myself 😉. But I got to try Stripsteak Waikiki during a business dinner and liked it, so I decided to take Mrs. Islander to try the place out.
Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards is the loyalty program of Southwest. And since the Airline is going to begin serving Hawaii soon, now is the time to familiarize yourself with their loyalty program.
The Maui Sugar Cane Train has been putting on an annual holiday express for the past few years now. And while I love the Sugar Cane Train, it’s a short ride in a tropical climate. So if you’re looking for a real winter experience, check out the Oregon Rail Heritage Foundation Holiday Express 2018.